Sire: Press Statement

Dam: Crystal Diamonds

Colour: Brown

Gender: Filly

Age: 4 year old

Foaled: Oct 13th, 2018

Country: Australia


T D McKellar, K Zeitoun, D G Fitzmaurice, J Buckley, M Crompton, Mrs G L Crompton, Ms A Anderson, D J Saxby, B S Mitchell, J Burchall, J Fraser, K Dinsdale, T Bezer, S Pearce, S Davis & Temerity Park Pty Ltd (Mgr: Mrs T Le Breton)

Career Record: 1-0-0-1

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Brown FillyFoaled in 2018

SireHinchinbrookFastnet RockDanehill
PRESS STATEMENT (AUS) Snippets' LassSnippets
2012Kaaptive EmpressKaaptive EditionKaapstad
  Nile EmpressUpper Nile
CRYSTAL DIAMONDS (AUS) Cotehele HouseMy Swanee
2009Crystal EventEvent of the YearSeattle Slew
  Bingo PartyNijinsky

PRESS STATEMENT (AUS) (Bay 2012-Stud 2016). 6 wins-3 at 2-from 1100m to 1600m, A$1,832,275, MRC Caulfield Guineas, Gr.1, BRC JJ Atkins S., Gr.1, ATC Hobartville S., Gr.2, Stan Fox S., Gr.2, TAB Place Multi 2YO P., TAB Place Multi H., 2d ATC Randwick Guineas, Gr.1, Run to the Rose H., Gr.2, 3d ATC George Ryder S., Gr.1. Half-brother to SW Pressday (BRC TJ Smith Classic, Gr.1). Closely related to SW The Mighty Lions, etc. Sire of Spokesman, Equation, Incredulous Dream, Major Murphy and of the placegetters Giovanna Run, Media Man, Newsreader, O'Tartan Lass, Press Start, Pressita, Silver Bo, Time Scale, etc. His oldest progeny are 2YOs.


1st dam

CRYSTAL DIAMONDS, by Commands. Unraced. Dam of five named foals, three to race, all winners, inc:-

Incomparable (g. by I Am Invincible). 2 wins at 1000m, 1200m to 2018-19, SAJC Palmer Hospitality Group P.

Bedazzle (f. by Super One). Winner at 2 in 2019-20 in Aust.

Volfoni (g. by Smart Missile). Winner at 1000m in 2019-20 in Aust.


2nd dam

Crystal Event, by Event of the Year. Winner at 2, 2d Bay Meadows Burlingame H., L, 4th Golden Gate California Oaks, L. Dam of 8 named foals, 7 to race, 5 winners, inc:-

Hawaiian Gem. 2 wins at 1650m, 1800m in 2019-20, Ipswich TC Kevin Keidge Memorial P.

Eugenie. 7 wins from 1300m to 1800m in Aust. and Philippines, 3d GCTC Garrards Horse & Hound P.

She's Fast. 2 wins at 1600m, 3d BRC T&G Insurance Brokers 2YO P., Glenlogan Park 2YO P.

Crystal Creek. 5 wins at 1200m, 1400m in 2019 in Philippines.

Momma Two Shoes. 2 wins at 6f, 1m in Canada.


3rd dam

BINGO PARTY, by Nijinsky. Placed in U.S.A. Half-sister to SALSE, Carnival Baby, Carnival Delight (dam of BRICKELL, WAR MONGER), Dear Mimi (dam of FLEET LADY). Dam of 7 foals, 4 to race, 3 winners, inc:-

Crystal Event (Event of the Year). Winner. See above.

Bingo Meeting. Unraced. Dam of-

Talking to John (Souvenir Copy). 3 wins to 7f, US$138,127, Santa Anita Allowance, 2d Santa Anita Baldwin S., Gr.3, 3d Santa Anita San Pedro S., L, Hollywood Park Beau's Eagle S., L.


4th dam

CARNIVAL PRINCESS, by Prince John. Winner in U.S.A. Half-sister to CARNAUBA (dam of VALID CARNAUBA), HEY RUBE, PINK TIGHTS (dam of SMART N SLICK), KING OF MARDI GRAS. Dam of 10 named foals, 8 to race, 5 winners, inc:-

SALSE (Topsider). 8 wins-3 at 2-at 1200m, 1400m, £238,978, Longchamp Prix de la Foret, Gr.1, Newmarket Challenge S., Gr.2, Doncaster Park S., Gr.3, Newbury Hungerford S., Gr.3, Newcastle Beeswing S., Gr.3, Newmarket Somerville Tattersall S., L, 2d Ascot Queen Elizabeth II S., Gr.1, Newmarket Criterion S., Gr.3, Royal Ascot Jersey S., Gr.3, Lingfield Trophy S., L, 3d Doncaster Futurity S., Gr.1. Sire.

Carnival Baby (Northern Baby). 4 wins from 1m to 1½m, US$249,720 in GB and U.S.A, 2d Santa Anita Carleton F Burke H., Gr.2, San Luis Obispo H., Gr.2, 3d Santa Anita San Marcos H., Gr.2. Sire.

Carnival Delight (Half a Year). 2 wins at 8½f, US$79,400, 2d Bay Meadows Palo Alto H., L, Pleasanton Senorita H., L, 4th Bay Meadows Woodside H., L. Dam of-

BRICKELL (Deputy Minister). 11 wins from 1m to 11f, US$357,987, Pimlico Henry S Clark S., L, Belmont Allowance.

WAR MONGER (War Chant). 5 wins from 1600m to 1800m, US$567,726, 353,767Dhs in U.S.A. and U.A.E, Monmouth Rutgers University S., L, 3d Keeneland Turf Mile S., Gr.1.

Dear Mimi. Placed in GB. Dam of-

FLEET LADY (Avenue of Flags). 10 wins-2 at 2-from 6f to 9f, US$631,190, Santa Anita El Encino S., Gr.2, La Canada S., Gr.2, Hollywood Park B Thoughtful H., L, Del Mar Fleet Treat S., L, Golden Gate Andestine H., L, Solano Fairfield S., L, 2d Hollywood Park Milady H., Gr.1, Del Mar CERF S., L. Dam of-

MIDSHIPMAN (Unbridled's Song). Champion 2YO Colt in USA in 2008. 5 wins-3 at 2-from 1100m to 1700m, US$1,508,600, 279,680Dhs in U.S.A. and U.A.E, Breeders' Cup Juvenile, Gr.1, Del Mar Futurity, Gr.1, Meydan Metropolis S., 2d Oak Tree Norfolk S., Gr.1, 3d Breeders' Cup Dirt Mile S., Gr.1, 4th Meydan Al Maktoum Challenge Round 1 S., Gr.3. Sire.

FAST COOKIE (Deputy Minister). 9 wins-1 at 2-from 6f to 8½f, US$557,480, Philadelphia Park Cotillion H., Gr.2, 2d Belmont Astarita S., Gr.2, Tampa Bay Downs Endeavour S., L, 3d Aqueduct Turnback the Alarm H., Gr.3, Valley Stream S., Gr.3, Churchill Downs La Troienne S., Gr.3, Monmouth Eatontown H., Gr.3, Kentucky Downs Kentucky Cup Ladies Turf S., L. Dam of-

FROSTED (Tapit). 6 wins-1 at 2-from 1600m to 1900m, US$3,522,800, 1,651,500Dhs in U.S.A. and U.A.E, Aqueduct Wood Memorial S., Gr.1, Belmont Metropolitan H., Gr.1, Saratoga Whitney S., Gr.1, Parx Racing Pennsylvania Derby, Gr.2, Meydan Al Maktoum Challenge Round 2 S., Gr.2, 2d Belmont S., Gr.1, Saratoga Jim Dandy S., Gr.2, Aqueduct Remsen S., Gr.2, Gulfstream Park Holy Bull S., Gr.2, 3d Saratoga Travers S., Gr.1, Woodward S., Gr.1, 4th Churchill Downs Kentucky Derby, Gr.1.

INDULGENT (Bernardini). 4 wins at 6f, 1m, US$342,117, Aqueduct Go for Wand H., Gr.3, 2d Aqueduct Distaff H., Gr.3, Pumpkin Pie S., L, 3d Saratoga Shine Again S., L.

REGIA MARINA (Medaglia d'Oro). 4 wins at 6f, 6½f, US$232,690, Mahoning Valley Hollywood Gaming Mahoning Distaff S., L, 3d Woodbine Seaway S., Gr.3.

Abtasaamah. Winner at 2, 2d Newmarket Home of Racing 2YO Fillies S., 3d Meydan UAE 1000 Guineas Trial. Dam of-

ELSA (Animal Kingdom). 2 wins at 2, US$120,800, Del Mar Jimmy Durante S., Gr.3, 2d Fair Grounds Shantel Lanerie Memorial Overnight S., 3d Saratoga Bolton Landing S., L.

Fleeting Touch. Unraced. Dam of-

RUNNING TALL (Stratum). 4 wins-1 at 2-at 1200m, 1400m, A$252,375, S$291,481, VRC Sires' Produce S., Gr.2, Singapore TC Novice S., 2d MRC Blue Diamond Prelude (c&g), Gr.3, Singapore Airlines A380 Tokyo S., 3d VRC Maribyrnong P., Gr.3, Singapore TC Kranji A S., Charity S., 4th MRC Caulfield Guineas Prelude, Gr.3.

INTRUSION - MISTER KAOPU (Mac.) (Redoute's Choice). 10 wins to 1350m to 2018-19 in Aust. and Macau, Macau Chairman's Challenge Cup, L, 2d Macau Sprint Trophy, L.

Ephemera (More Than Ready). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m, SAJC Become a Member H., 3d MRC Quezette S., L. Dam of-

COMMANDER (Pierro). 4 wins-1 at 2-at 1550m, 1600m, A$299,445, to 2019-20, SCTC The Phoenix S., L, ATC Moet & Chandon Grand Vintage H.

Mars Princess. Unplaced. Dam of-

Deep in Ask. Placed at 3 in Japan. Dam of-

FANTASIST (Lord Kanaloa). 3 wins at 2, 134,387,000¥, Tokyo Keio Hai Nisai S., Gr.2, Kokura Nisai S., Gr.3, 2d Hanshin Sankei Sho Centaur S., Gr.2, Nakayama Fuji TV Sho Spring S., Gr.2, 4th Hanshin Asahi Hai Futurity S., Gr.1.


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